David Letterman, the late night talk show host on CBS, announced his retirement the other day, as of 2-15. And now we learn that he will be replaced by satirist Stephen Colbert. That would mean the end of the Colbert Report on Comedy Central, which has been the bane of conservatives though a very funny bane. Reportedly, when he takes over Late Night, Colbert will set aside his faux-conservative persona that he used to such withering effect.
I’ve got mixed feelings about this. What do you think? [Read more...]